USAID PREDICT Collaboration Aims To Identify Emerging Infectious Diseases Before Outbreaks

Smithsonian.com: Can Virus Hunters Stop the Next Pandemic Before It Happens?
“…For more than 15 years, the ecologist and evolutionary biologist [Kevin Olival] has scoured the globe for samples from animals that harbor some of the scariest undiscovered viruses as part of the global nonprofit EcoHealth Alliance. … EcoHealth Alliance is partnering with a larger collaboration known as USAID PREDICT, a $200 million global project aimed at detecting, preventing, and controlling infectious emerging diseases before they become full-blown pandemics…” (Morrison, 1/25).

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